Account Login Winnipeg Toll-Free: 1-800-561-1833 SK Toll-Free: 1-877-506-7456 Contact & Locations

parsed(2023-08-21) - pubdate: 04/23
pub date: 1692594000
today: 1696136400, pubdate > today = false

nyp: 0;

Swim / into the North's Blue Eye

August 21, 2023 | Trade paperback
ISBN: 9781772142112
Reader Reward Price: $16.20 info
Out of stock. Available to order from publisher. We will confirm shipping time when order has been placed.
Checking Availibility...


Annette Lapointe's poetry collection swim / into the north's blue eye explores the gothic anxieties and bodily discomforts of constant travel. Some of its journeys are global, but many are more regionally oriented: from one prairie city to another, between small towns, from city to cottage-country, from prairie to coast. The collection also follows Lapointe's family migrations around western Canada, particularly into fly-in communities of northern Saskatchewan in the 1960s and 70s. Those settlements, which make every trip monumental, provide a frame for years of restlessness and desire, and for meditations on the still world and its swarming occupants.

About this Author

Annette Lapointe (she/her) lived in rural Saskatchewan, Quebec City, St John's, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, and South Korea before settling in northern Alberta. She now lives in Treaty 8 territory, on the traditional lands of the Beaver people, and teaches English and creative writing at Northwestern Polytechnic. She is the author of three acclaimed novels (Stolen, Whitetail Shooting Gallery, . . . And This is the Cure) and a collection of short stories (You Are Not Needed Now).

ISBN: 9781772142112
Format: Trade paperback
Pages: 96
Publisher: Anvil Press Publishers
Published: 2023-08-21

If the product is in stock at the store nearest you, we suggest you call ahead to have it set aside for you, or you may place an order online and choose in-store pickup.